There are 19 runners in this race.
Below form ninth of 17 in handicap hurdle (100/1) at Listowel (24f, good) 6 days ago. RESERVE.
|10-8|| ||Adrian Sexton||0|
|56||8 Dixon Line
18/1, third of 9 in handicap at this course (16.4f, good to firm) 28 days ago, running on. Switches from Flat to hurdles. Significantly up in trip. Creditable on last hurdle outing. Others preferred.
|11-4||Shane O'Callaghan||Adrian Sexton||0|
10/1, career best when winning 13-runner handicap hurdle at Down Royal (24f, good) 34 days ago. Blinkers on 1st time. Getting better with each recent run.
|11-13||Jordan Gainford||John Joseph Hanlon||0|
|10||3 Veneziano Springs
Fourteen runs since last win in 2019. Bit below form tenth of 16 in handicap hurdle at Listowel (16f, good, 9/1) 10 days ago. Significantly back up in trip. Hard to rely on.
|11-10||Shane Mulcahy||Denis Gerard Hogan||0|
|20||16 Rule Of June
Winner in chase at Tramore in August. Creditable sixth of 16 in handicap chase at Ballinrobe 20 days ago. Switches from chase to hurdles. Well handicapped returning to this sphere, so makes plenty of appeal.
|10-11||Sean Flanagan||Liam Casey||0|
|20||13 Falcon Park
Fifth of 16 in handicap chase at Ballinrobe (23f, good, 40/1) 20 days ago. Switches from chase to hurdles.
|10-13||Danny Mullins||Paul Hennessy||0|
|362||11 Cast Iron
Tongue strap on for 1st time cheekpieces on for 1st time, third of 19 in handicap hurdle at Gowran (20f, good, 14/1). Off 12 months. Up in trip. Likely to improve if fully tuned up.
|11-0||J J Slevin||Joseph Patrick ||0|
Eleventh of 15 in handicap hurdle at Roscommon (25f, soft, 9/2) 58 days ago. First two efforts this season were encouraging season, so he's not one to write off.
|11-13||Keith Donoghue||Matthew J Smith||0|
|12||4 Royal Recital
28/1, eighth of 16 in handicap hurdle at Navan (21.7f, good) 12 days ago.
|11-9|| Cathal Landers||Ross O'Sullivan||0|
|12||5 Steps Match
Eleven runs since last win in 2021. Creditable fifth of 16 in handicap hurdle (12/1) at Navan (21.7f, good) 12 days ago. Merits respect.
|11-9||Kieren Buckley||Michael Butler||0|
|24||6 Presenting Point
Latest win in chase at Tramore in April. Below form fourth of 16 in handicap hurdle (9/2) at Galway 24 days ago. Blinkers back on. Merits consideration, particularly if strong in the betting.
|11-7||Darragh O'Keeffe||Eoghan O'Grady||0|
|6||7 Ballard Prince
Lightly-raced maiden. Pulled up in handicap hurdle (150/1) at Listowel (24f, good) 6 days ago. Up against it.
|11-4||Mr J Aherne||Eoghan O'Grady||0|
|24||9 Blue Motion
Thrice-raced maiden. 150/1, fourteenth of 19 in novice hurdle at Galway (16.6f, good) 24 days ago. Significantly up in trip. Makes handicap hurdle debut. Winning pointer who warrants a market check.
|11-3||Ambrose McCurtin||Donncha Duggan||0|
|55||10 Well Polly
One win from 21 NH runs. Winner in hurdle at Roscommon in July. Twelfth of 14 in handicap hurdle (13/2) at Wexford (24f, good) 55 days ago. Not discounted.
|11-3||Rachael Blackmore||Miss J M Lee||0|
|194||12 Cher Why Not
Ninth of 17 in handicap hurdle (33/1) at Thurles (23f, good to soft). Off 6 months.
|10-13||Cian Quirke||Timothy Doyle||0|
|3||14 My Ladeen
Tenth of 12 in handicap hurdle (50/1) at Roscommon (23.8f, good) 3 days ago. Hard to fancy.
|10-13||James Andrew Fahey||0|
Lightly-raced maiden. 80/1, thirteenth of 14 in handicap hurdle at Tramore (16f, good) 46 days ago. Significantly up in trip.
|10-12||Simon Torrens||Ray Hackett||0|
|15||17 Dangan Des Champs
Modest winner at 26f in chases. Career best when winning 11-runner handicap chase at Sligo15 days ago, bit in hand. Switches from chase to hurdles. One to consider. RESERVE.
|10-10||Michael O'Sullivan||Robert Tyner||0|
|6||18 Chief Black Robe
18/1 and cheekpieces on for 1st time, ninth of 17 in handicap hurdle at Listowel (24f, good) 6 days ago. RESERVE.
|10-10||P J Rothwell||0|